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Balochistan: Five Pakistan soldiers killed in Turbat ambush, Railway track blown up in Dera Murad Jamali

pakistan_armyTuesday, January 16th, 2018 10:36 am

QUETTA: Five soldiers of Pakistan paramilitary Frontier Corps (FC) have been killed and at least six other wounded as Baloch fighters ambushed their convoy on Monday in Shaapuk area in district Kech Balochistan. While the Jaffarabad Express train was slightly damaged when unknown men blew up a six-foot railway track in Dera Murad Jamali.

According to details, a convoy of four vehicles of Pakistan forces was attacked with rocket launchers and other automatic weapons in Shaapuk area of Turbat Balochistan as it slowed down at a bridge.

An eye-witness told Balochwarna News that …

Balochistan News

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Dead body of MQM (London) leader found in Karachi...

Sunday, January 14th, 2018 11:10 am

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Balochistan: Pakistani forces atrocities continue unabated...

Saturday, January 13th, 2018 10:48 pm

QUETTA:  In the latest wave of offensives Pakistani forces have abducted several people from Kech district, Dera Bugti and carried offensives in Bolan Balochistan in past twenty-four hours. Sources reported…

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Jangyz and Gazain Marri were never part of free Balochista...

Wednesday, January 10th, 2018 11:53 pm

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China to build naval base in Gwadar Balochistan...

Friday, January 5th, 2018 05:58 pm

Beijing plans to build its second offshore naval base near a strategically important Pakistani port following the opening of its first facility in Djibouti on the Horn of Africa last…

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US suspends most security aid to Pakistan, places it on a ...

Thursday, January 4th, 2018 11:21 pm

The Trump administration will suspend most security assistance to Pakistan, the State Department said on Thursday, expanding its retribution over militant safe havens that U.S. officials blame for ongoing violence…

Features

The Baloch Refugees...

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Iran meddling in Baloch freedom Movement...

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China in Balochistan: CPEC and the Shifting Security La...

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By Harrison Akins Graduate Research Fellow Howard,  H. Baker Jr. Center for Public Policy, University of Tennessee In 1962, Henry Kissinger, then serving as a consultant for the National Security…

The striking coherence...

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By Shahdad Baloch The frequent concerns of Baloch national leader Hyrbyair Marri were confirmed when the president of United States of America Mr Donald Trump officially announced his policy on…

A reply to Nodan Baloch’s baseless accusations...

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By Shahdad Baloch On 24 and 25 December, Balochistan Times and The Balochistan Post respectively published an opinion piece by Nodan Baloch which read more like a hate piece and a smear…

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The Collective Punishment in Balochistan...

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“No protected person may be punished for an offence he or she has not personally committed. Collective penalties and likewise all measures of intimidation or of terrorism are prohibited. Pillage…

Baloch Martyrs Day...

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The QDA land grabbing mafia brutalities in New Kahan...

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The Pakistan army, representatives of Pakistan at Balochistan assembly and the QDA (Quetta Development Authorities) mafia headed by GD Imran Zarkoon and wing commander Pakistan FC Usman have started demolishing…

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